CFITSIO is a library of C and Fortran subroutines for reading and writing data files in FITS (Flexible Image Transport System) data format made by NASA HEASARC.

cfitsio version 3.49 is installed on all linux workstations and nodes and on MacOS 10.15 (Catalina) workstations. The installations includes the tools (cookbook  fitscopy  fpack  funpack  imcopy  smem  speed  testprog).


On linux:

module load cfitsio/3.49

On MacOS workstations:

Add /astro/local/opt/cfitsio/bin to your PATH and /astro/local/opt/cfitsio/lib to your LD_LIBRARY_PATH


Release notes

Quick start guide

C Programmer Reference guide

Fortran programmer Reference Guide

HEASARC documentation

Published Sep. 30, 2020 3:09 PM - Last modified Sep. 30, 2020 3:13 PM